When the NYX professional Make-Up Store opened last year in The Woodlands, I know all of my Houston beauty bloggers were crossing their fingers hoping and praying that we would get our own freestanding store. Last night the tore opened for a bunch of Houston bloggers and we got to take a sneak peek of the new NYX Professional Make-Up store inside of the Houston Galleria Mall. I just wrote on my 24 week bump-date that I wasn’t going to any blogger events at night because I get sleepy around 8pm but I just realized how really obsessed I am with make-up and beauty events because I didn’t care and drove my butt to Galleria (nausea and all) because #FOMO is real! I’m so happy I did because seeing people and make-up physically makes me feel better! See below for photos and more details!
A couple of weeks ago, beauty blogger Steffanie from Brighter, Darling had a very intimate beauty get-together at Cos Bar in Market Street-The Woodlands. The first Cos Bar I ever walked into was actually in Vail, Colorado and coincidentally, Cos Bar was born in Aspen, Colorado. Trust me, for a beauty-obsessed girl like me–that’s major that I was in the place where this beauty boutique was born! Continue Reading
*This post is written in partnership with The Roatan Fashion Show. I received complimentary travel and accommodations to attend and emcee the show but all thoughts and opinions are my own.
A week ago I was jumping on a plane to my home-country of Honduras, specifically to the island of Roatan. My mission: to be a bilingual. emcee The Roatan Fashion Show; the island’s biggest fashion show and keep calm, cool and collected while doing so. I mean, let me tell you the truth, half of what fuels me during a stressful situation is my adrenaline and fear and there is no feeling in the world like conquering it and successfully delivering. So, all in all, it was a spectacular night of Honduran talent and fashion by designers Farah Nazar Jewelry, Miguel Chong and swimsuit designer Larissa Lahijani and The Mayan Princess Hotel was the perfect setting for it.